Red Hat Gluster Storage Administration with Expertise Exam

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Students will learn how to install, configure, and maintain a cluster of Red Hat Gluster Storage servers. The course will also explore highly available common Internet file systems (CIFS) and network file systems (NFS) using Clustered Trivial DataBase (CTDB), unified file and object storage, and geo-replication. Finally, students will learn about the Hadoop plugin for Red Hat Storage, snapshots, and geo-replication.

Skills Gained

  • Install and configure Red Hat Gluster Storage
  • Create and manage different volume types
  • Learn about IP failover for NFS and CIFS using CTDB
  • Explore geo-replication
  • Practice unified file and object storage using Swift
  • Learn about snapshots
  • Learn about the Hadoop plugin

Who Can Benefit

  • Linux system administrators and storage administrators interested in, or responsible for, maintaining large storage clusters using Red Hat Gluster Storage.
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification or an equivalent level of knowledge is highly recommended.

Prerequisites

  • RHCSA certification or equivalent experience.
  • For candidates who have not earned their RHCSA, confirmation of the needed skills can be obtained by passing the online skills assessment.

Course Details

COURSE OUTLINE

Introduction to Red Hat Gluster Storage

Understand Red Hat Gluster Storage server features and terminology.

Explore the classroom environment

Gain familiarity with the classroom environment.

Installation

Install Red Hat Storage Server.

Basic configuration

Build a Red Hat Storage server volume.

Volume types

Understand different volume types.

Clients

Access data on Red Hat Storage server volumes from different client types.

ACLs and quotas

Implement quotas and Posix access control lists.

Extending volumes

Grow storage volumes online.

IP failover

Configure IP failover using CTDB.

Geo-replication

Configure geo-replication.

Unified file and object storage

Configure Swift object access.

Troubleshooting

Perform basic troubleshooting tasks.

Managing snapshots

Manage snapshots in Red Hat Storage.

Hadoop plugin

Learn about the Hadoop plugin configuration.

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